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Understanding Teen Media Use: Different Research Techniques



In this media literacy activity students analyze three articles about different approaches to social science research through polling data analysis, a longitudinal study and a literature review. Students explore the techniques used for data gathering and discuss the impacts of social media use on adolescents.

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Resource Details


Relevant Subject Area(s)

Health, General Media And Information Literacy, Psychology, Journalism, Consumer Education, Sociology

Grade Level(s)

High School, College/adult

Media Type(s)

Informational Text, Webpage

Author(s)

Sox Sperry

View Standards

Resource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading: History Social Studies (RH)